Seminars & Webinars

Join SDFCU in our financial education seminars and webinars as we cover a wide range of topics including; Car Buying, Thrift Savings Plans, Applying for a Mortgage, Saving for College, and more. Events are free and open to everyone.

9/21
Webinars

Minimizing Taxes on Your Thrift Savings Plan

September 21, 2021
12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

Learn powerful ways to minimize the tax burden on your TSP

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number.

9/22
Webinars

The Mortgage Application & Home Buying Process

September 22, 2021
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

SDFCU is pleased to present a webinar that will provide an overview of “The Mortgage Application & Home Buying Process.” Thomas Gikis, will discuss the steps involved in obtaining financing for your new home. 

The presenters specific focus is to answer the following:

  • What to expect when purchasing a home
  • Types of home purchases and mortgage products
  • How to complete the application for a mortgage
  • Purchasing a home in the United States while you are overseas
  • Who’s who of the people involved in the loan process and the part they play
  • What is the Credit Union Home Advantage Program
  • How much money will you need for a down payment and closing costs
  • What to expect on a purchase in current Covid-19 times

A Q & A session will follow the presentation for your specific questions. Please join us for this valuable and informative webinar.

9/22
Webinars

Invest in a Bright Future

September 22, 2021
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

Webinar participants will learn about 529 plans and other options to start saving and reach your college savings goals.

9/23
Webinars

Refinancing Your Home: The Cost & Benefits

September 23, 2021
12:00-1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to members and non-members

SDFCU is pleased to present a webinar that will provide an overview of refinancing your home. Thomas Gikis, will discuss the steps involved in the process of refinancing, helping you understand the costs and benefits.

  • Things to consider before refinancing
  • Most common reasons to refinance
  • What is the most important benefit for you to accomplish
  • The types of refinances
  • Interest rate types and loan terms
  • Current fixed and adjustable rates
  • Payment and interest comparisons
  • The costs to refinance
  • A Q&A session will follow the presentation to answer your specific questions. Please join us for this informative webinar.
9/23
Webinars

Retirement Roundtable

September 23, 2021
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

Webinar presentation with open forum discussion to educate and facilitate retirement planning

10/05
Webinars

Understanding Your Thrift Savings Plan: Planning to Retire

October 05, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar provides information about the Thrift Savings Plan for people with a long term horizon to retirement. It looks at the benefits of the Thrift Savings Plan, helps you understand your fund choices and how to maximize your Thrift Savings Plan.

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number. 

10/07
Webinars

Alternative to the G Fund

October 07, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar covers 4 key points:

  1. The Objective of the G Fund
  2. Understanding the G Fund better
  3. How to best utilize the G Fund in your Thrift Saving Plan
  4. The Risks and Rewards of the G-Fund

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number.

10/12
Webinars

Minimizing Taxes on Your Thrift Savings Plan

October 12, 2021
12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

Learn powerful ways to minimize the tax burden on your TSP

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number.

10/19
Webinars

Understanding Your Thrift Savings Plan: During Service

October 19, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar provides information about the Thrift Savings Plan for people with a long term horizon to retirement. It looks at the benefits of the Thrift Savings Plan, helps you understand your fund choices and how to maximize your Thrift Savings Plan.

*Register with your name, email address and phone number.

10/20
Webinars

The Mortgage Application & Home Buying Process

October 20, 2021
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

SDFCU is pleased to present a webinar that will provide an overview of “The Mortgage Application & Home Buying Process.” Thomas Gikis, will discuss the steps involved in obtaining financing for your new home. 

The presenters specific focus is to answer the following:

  • What to expect when purchasing a home
  • Types of home purchases and mortgage products
  • How to complete the application for a mortgage
  • Purchasing a home in the United States while you are overseas
  • Who’s who of the people involved in the loan process and the part they play
  • What is the Credit Union Home Advantage Program
  • How much money will you need for a down payment and closing costs
  • What to expect on a purchase in current Covid-19 times

A Q & A session will follow the presentation for your specific questions. Please join us for this valuable and informative webinar.

10/21
Webinars

Alternative to the G Fund

October 21, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar provides information about the G Fund:

  1. Understand the G Fund better
  2. Objective of the G Fund
  3. How to best utilize the G Fund in your TSP
  4. The risks and rewards of the G Fund and the alternatives

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number. 

10/26
Webinars

Invest in a Bright Future

October 26, 2021
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

Webinar participants will learn about 529 plans and other options to start saving and reach your college savings goals.

10/27
Webinars

Retirement Roundtable

October 27, 2021
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar presentation will offer participants an open forum discussion to educate and facilitate retirement planning.

 

11/02
Webinars

Understanding Your Thrift Savings Plan: Planning to Retire

November 02, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar provides information for holders of the Thrift Savings Plan who are preparing to retire in the near future. It covers preparation for retirement, understanding your choices after you retire and preparing for legacy.

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number. 

11/04
Webinars

Alternative to the G Fund

November 04, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar provides information about the G Fund:

  1. Understand the G Fund better
  2. Objective of the G Fund
  3. How to best utilize the G Fund in your TSP
  4. The risks and rewards of the G Fund and the alternatives

*Register with your name, email address and phone number.

11/09
Webinars

Minimizing Taxes on Your Thrift Savings Plan

November 09, 2021
12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

Learn powerful ways to minimize the tax burden on your TSP

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number.

11/15
Webinars

Invest in a Bright Future

November 15, 2021
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

Webinar participants will learn about 529 plans and other options to start saving and reach your college savings goals.

11/16
Webinars

Understanding Your Thrift Savings Plan: During Service

November 16, 2021
12:00-1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar provides information about the Thrift Savings Plan for people with a long term horizon to retirement. It looks at the benefits of the Thrift Savings Plan, helps you understand your fund choices and how to maximize your Thrift Savings Plan.

*Register with your name, email address and phone number.

11/17
Webinars

The Mortgage Application & Home Buying Process

November 17, 2021
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

SDFCU is pleased to present a webinar that will provide an overview of “The Mortgage Application & Home Buying Process.” Thomas Gikis, will discuss the steps involved in obtaining financing for your new home. 

The presenters specific focus is to answer the following:

  • What to expect when purchasing a home
  • Types of home purchases and mortgage products
  • How to complete the application for a mortgage
  • Purchasing a home in the United States while you are overseas
  • Who’s who of the people involved in the loan process and the part they play
  • What is the Credit Union Home Advantage Program
  • How much money will you need for a down payment and closing costs
  • What to expect on a purchase in current Covid-19 times

A Q & A session will follow the presentation for your specific questions. Please join us for this valuable and informative webinar.

11/17
Webinars

Retirement Roundtable

November 17, 2021
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar presentation will offer participants an open forum discussion to educate and facilitate retirement planning.

 

11/18
Webinars

Alternative to the G Fund

November 18, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar provides information about the G Fund:

  1. Understand the G Fund better
  2. Objective of the G Fund
  3. How to best utilize the G Fund in your TSP
  4. The risks and rewards of the G Fund and the alternatives

*Register with your name, email address and phone number.

11/18
Webinars

Refinancing Your Home: The Cost & Benefits

November 18, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

SDFCU is pleased to present a webinar that will provide an overview of refinancing your home. Thomas Gikis, will discuss the steps involved in the process of refinancing, helping you understand the costs and benefits.

  • Things to consider before refinancing
  • Most common reasons to refinance
  • What is the most important benefit for you to accomplish
  • The types of refinances
  • Interest rate types and loan terms
  • Current fixed and adjustable rates
  • Payment and interest comparisons
  • The costs to refinance
  • A Q&A session will follow the presentation to answer your specific questions. Please join us for this informative webinar.
12/07
Webinars

Understanding Your Thrift Savings Plan: Planning to Retire

December 07, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar provides information for holders of the Thrift Savings Plan who are preparing to retire in the near future. It covers preparation for retirement, understanding your choices after you retire and preparing for legacy.

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number. 

12/09
Webinars

Alternative to the G Fund

December 09, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar covers 4 key points:

  1. The Objective of the G Fund
  2. Understanding the G Fund better
  3. How to best utilize the G Fund in your Thrift Saving Plan
  4. The Risks and Rewards of the G-Fund

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number. 

12/14
Webinars

Minimizing Taxes on Your Thrift Savings Plan

December 14, 2021
12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

Learn powerful ways to minimize the tax burden on your TSP

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number.

12/15
Webinars

Understanding Your Thrift Savings Plan: During Service

December 15, 2021
12:00-1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar provides information about the Thrift Savings Plan for people with a long term horizon to retirement. It looks at the benefits of the Thrift Savings Plan, helps you understand your fund choices and how to maximize your Thrift Savings Plan.

*Register with your name, email address and phone number.

12/16
Webinars

Alternative to the G Fund

December 16, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar provides information about the G Fund:

  1. Understand the G Fund better
  2. Objective of the G Fund
  3. How to best utilize the G Fund in your TSP
  4. The risks and rewards of the G Fund and the alternatives

*Register with your name, email address, and phone number. 

12/20
Webinars

Invest in a Bright Future

December 20, 2021
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

Webinar participants will learn about 529 plans and other options to start saving and reach your college savings goals.

12/21
Webinars

Retirement Roundtable

December 21, 2021
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Online
Free to Members and Non-Members

This webinar presentation will offer participants an open forum discussion to educate and facilitate retirement planning.

The webinar will be limited to 10 participants.